Originally Posted by astojanov
I'll need your help. I have NVidia 8600M GT and I tried to install the newest drivers - 180.22.
I had the previous version: 177.82 and I used:
sh NVIDIA-Linux-x86-177.82-pkg1.run --uninstall
to remove the previous driver (and unload the nvidia kernel module).
That is not a good idea. You better uninstall the old driver the same way you installed it!
(i.e. via YaST, software management, filter Repositories, select NVIDIA repository, untick everything and accept)